Wheels

Renault reports net losses of 141m euros in 2019

by AFP/ pic by AFP
PARIS – French carmaker Renault went into the red last year, the first time in a decade, with net losses of 141 million euros ...

Dr Mahathir to launch NAP 2020 next week

by RAHIMI YUNUS/ pic by BERNAMA
THE much delayed National Automotive Policy (NAP) 2020 will be announced by Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad on ...

Nissan downgrades forecasts as 9-month net profit plunges

by AFP/ pic by BLOOMBERG
JAPAN – Crisis-hit Japanese automaker Nissan said Thursday its net profit plunged more than 87 percent for the nine ...

Parts supply from China sufficient despite virus outbreak, says Proton

For now, the impact is minimal, but we are monitoring the situation, says deputy CEO
by RAHIMI YUNUS/ pic by RAZAK GHAZALI PROTON Holdings Bhd has ...

Nissan files $90m suit against Ghosn

by AFP/ pic by BLOOMBERG
TOKYO – Japanese car giant Nissan on Wednesday filed a civil lawsuit to reclaim some 10 billion yen ($90 million) from ...

Proton unveils locally made X70 with new features

The easiest way to spot the CKD X70 is via the new Proton logo that was unveiled last September
By AFIQ AZIZ PROTON Holdings Bhd is expected to unveil ...

Daimler profits plunge in 2019 on ‘dieselgate’ costs

by AFP/ pic by AFP
GERMANY – Mercedes-Benz parent company Daimler on Tuesday reported plunging profits for 2019, after setting aside billions of ...
Honda

Honda raises forecasts but warns on coronavirus hit

by AFP/ pic by BLOOMBERG
TOKYO – Japanese carmaker Honda on Friday revised up its full-year profit forecasts but warned that the impact from the ...
Toyota / pic by TMR GRAPHIC

Toyota logs nine-month profit gain, upgrades annual forecasts

by AFP/ pic by TMR GRAPHIC
TOKYO – Japanese car giant Toyota on Thursday reported gains in net profit and sales for the nine months to December ...

Volkswagen is once again official car for Le Tour de Langkawi

by TMR
VOLKSWAGEN Passenger Cars Malaysia Sdn Bhd yesterday announced that it will be returning to the Le Tour de Langkawi (LTdL) as its official ...

Volvo Trucks marks highest sales in 2019

by AFIQ AZIZ/ pic by RAZAK GHAZALI
VOLVO Malaysia Sdn Bhd, or Volvo Trucks Malaysia, enjoyed its best sales in 50 years of operation in Malaysia with a ...

BMW gears up to overtake Mercedes-Benz

The carmaker sold 11,567 vehicles in 2019, while Mercedes-Benz delivered 10,020 cars
by RAHIMI YUNUS/ pic by MUHD AMIN NAHARUL BMW, the German auto ...